Dana Stewart Quinney’s Wildflower Girl has been chosen as the 2019 Book of the Year by the Idaho Library Association.
David Tamanini’s Tituba: The Intentional Witch of Salem won the 2020 International Afro-American Historical and Genealogical Society Book Award in the IABA Historical Fiction category
Joseph VanZutphen’s Child of Sonora was named a finalist in the 2020 New Mexico-Arizona Book Awards in the category of ebook Fiction
Terence Harkin‘s The Big Buddha Bicycle Race was awarded the Military Writers Society of America’s 2020 Silver Medal in the category of Literary Fiction.
Anne Posten’s translation of Anja Kampmann’s High as the Waters Rise and Elisabeth Jaquette’s translation of Adania Shibli’s Minor Detail were shortlisted for the National Book Awards in the category of Translated Literature.
The National Book Foundation announced that it will award Walter Mosley with the 2020 Medal for Distinguished Contribution to American Letters. The award will be presented during the online National Book Awards ceremony on November 18.
Victoria Noe‘s Fag Hags, Divas and Moms: The Legacy of Straight Women in the AIDS Community was awarded a Bronze Medal in the 2020 Readers’ Favorite International Book Awards in the Nonfiction: History category.
Susanne Tedrick’s Women of Color in Tech won the Living Now Awards’ Bronze Medal in the Motivation – Practical Self-Improvement category.
The 2020 National Book Awards longlists were announced in September. Frank B. Wilderson III’s Afropessimism was longlisted in the Nonfiction category. Anne Posten’s translation of Anja Kampmann’s High as the Waters Rise and Elisabeth Jaquette’s translation of Adania Shibli’s Minor […]
Mary Choy and Michele Kaufman’s Healthcare Heroes: The Medical Careers Guide was awarded a Silver Medal in the 2020 Readers’ Favorite International Book Awards in the Non-Fiction: Occupational category.